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Healthcare workers in sub-Saharan Africa lack access to laboratory diagnostics and often have to guess which antibiotics to use for presumed infections.
The increased demand for home-based diagnostic tests calls for stricter regulation.
The latest World Bank report on South Africa addresses solutions to the country's economic challenges.
Countries globally should adopt and adapt the World Health Organization's new Essential Diagnostics List -- as a key step in the management of all diseases.
The current range of TB diagnostic tests have various limitations like the sputum smear which is outdated, clumsy and takes long to process.